Online Course on Industrial Effluent Treatment

IHE Delft Industrial Treatment

Target Audience

Mid-career professionals dealing with the technical, environmental, and management aspects pertaining to industrial pollution control, wastewater treatment, residuals/waste minimization, and disposal and reuse.

Description

Online Course on Industrial Effluent Treatment
The focus of this course is on management of industrial wastewater including topics such as cleaner production, industrial water management, toxicity, physical chemical processes, anaerobic industrial wastewater treatment, and sludge management and treatment.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion, the participant should be able to:

1 Define cleaner production and explain the advantages and disadvantages of applying cleaner production activities
2 Implement cleaner production activities on a selected industrial sector
3 Describe industrial water management strategies for pollution prevention including the planning and performance of water audits, the implementation of waste minimization plants, and the adequate selection of wastewater treatment technology
4 Implement industrial water management strategies for pollution prevention on a selected industrial sector
5 Define industrial effluent toxicity and identify problems associated with industrial effluent toxicity
6 Illustrate how to measure industrial effluent toxicity and explain alternatives to deal with toxic effluent streams
7 Define the most commonly applied wastewater treatment technologies for industrial wastes and classify the technologies based on the conventional series of primary, secondary, tertiary, and in-plant treatment